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The Gale encyclopedia of fitness / Tracie Moy, editor.

Contributor(s): Moy, Tracie, 1977- [editor.] | Gale (Firm).
Material type: TextTextSeries: Gale virtual reference library.Publisher: Farmington Hills, Mich. : Gale, a Cengage Company, [2017]Copyright date: ©2017Edition: Second edition.Description: 1 online resource (2 volumes) : illustrations (chiefly color).Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781410379764.Subject(s): Aerobic exercises | Physical fitness | HealthAdditional physical formats: Print version:: Gale encyclopedia of fitness.DDC classification: 613.7/1 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Nutrition and Athletic Performance 2016 Guidelines -- Achilles tendinosis -- Acupressure -- Adventure racing -- Aerobic training -- Age and exercise -- Aging athlete -- Altitude training -- Alzheimer's disease -- Amenorrhea -- Amino acid metabolism -- Anabolic steroids and anabolic steroid use -- Anaerobic exercise -- Ankle sprain -- Arm exercises -- Arthritis -- Asthma -- Athlete's foot -- Athletic heart syndrome -- Back exercises -- Balance training -- Ballet-barre -- Baseball -- Basketball -- Bellydancing -- Bicycling -- Bikram yoga -- Biochemistry of exercise -- Blisters -- Blood pressure and exercise -- Body composition tests -- Body mass index -- Bodybuilding -- Bone health -- Boot camp -- Boxing -- Bursitis -- Calcium status and exercise -- Calf exercises -- Calisthenics -- Calories -- Carbohydrate metabolism in exercise -- Carbohydrate replacement during exercise -- Carbohydrates -- Cardiac rehabilitation -- Cardiorespiratory fitness tests -- Cardiovascular disease -- Cardiovascular system -- Chest exercises -- Cholesterol -- Chronic disease prevention -- Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease -- Circuit training -- Cold therapy -- Concentric training -- Concurrent training -- Concussion -- Core training -- Cricket -- CrossFit -- Dance -- Dehydration -- Delayed onset muscle soreness -- Diabetes and exercise -- Diabetes mellitus -- Digestive system -- Disease prevention and exercise -- Dumbbells -- Eating disorders -- Eccentric training -- Electrocardiogram (EKG) -- Elliptical trainer -- Endocrine system -- Endurance training -- Energy drinks -- Energy expenditure -- Epinephrine -- Ergogenic aids -- Eurofit -- Evidence-based practice -- Exercise -- Exercise and brain health -- Exercise-induced anaphylaxis -- Exercise-induced oxidative stress and antioxidants -- Exercise intensity training methods -- Exercise and physical inactivity -- Exercise, nutrition, and health -- Exercise-related asthma -- Exercise training for comorbidities -- Exercising at home -- Exergaming -- Fat -- Fat burning -- Fatigue -- Female triad -- Fencing -- Field hockey -- Fitness apps -- Fitness for Individuals with Disabilities -- Fitness myths -- Flexibility tests -- Foot health -- Foam rollers -- Football -- Fracture -- Functional training -- Gastrointestinal function and exercise -- Golf -- Gymnastics -- Hamstring exercises -- Handball -- Hand-eye coordination -- Hatha yoga -- Healthy Lives, Healthy People -- Healthy People 2000 and 2010 -- Heart rate monitor -- Heat exhaustion -- Heat therapy -- Heatstroke -- High intensity interval training (HIIT) -- Hip and thigh exercises -- History of fitness -- Hula hooping -- Hydration -- Hypertension -- Hyperthermia therapy -- Hyponatremia -- Ice hockey -- Immune system -- Immunity and the effects of exercise and nutrition -- Indirect calorimetry -- Indoor cycling class -- Inline skating -- Integumentary system -- Interval training -- Iron status and exercise -- Ironman -- Ischemic preconditioning and exercise performance -- Isometric training -- Iyengar yoga -- Jumping rope -- Kettleball -- Kickboxing -- Kidney disease and exercise -- Kinesiology --
Lacrosse -- Lactate threshold training -- Leg exercises -- Low back pain -- Lower body exercises -- Lymphatic system -- Marathon and half marathon -- Martial arts -- Maximum oxygen uptake -- Medication and exercise interactions -- Men's fitness -- Mental health and exercise -- Metabolic acidosis and exercise -- Metabolic equivalent of tasks -- Metabolism and energy -- Military fitness tests -- Mindful eating -- Moderate vs. vigorous intensity training -- Muscle cramp -- Muscle hypertrophy -- Muscle pain -- Muscle strain -- Muscle toning -- Muscular strength and endurance tests -- Muscular system -- Nerve entrapment -- Nervous system, autonomic -- Nervous system, somatic -- Nutrient timing -- Nutrition supplements -- Obesity -- Ocean sports -- Olympics -- Orthotics -- Osteopenia -- Osteoporosis -- Overhydration -- Overtraining -- Overuse injury -- Paddleboarding -- Paraplegic and quadriplegic athletes -- Patellofemoral syndrome -- Pedometer -- Performance-enhancing drugs -- Periodization -- Peripheral arterial disease -- Personal training -- Physical Therapy -- Pilates -- Plantar fasciitis -- Post-exercise oxygen consumption (EPOC) -- Power yoga -- Prenatal exercise -- Preparticipation screening -- President's Challenge -- Protein -- Protein metabolism and exercise -- Qigong -- Quadricep exercises -- Racquetball -- Rating of perceived exertion (RPE) -- Recess and unstructured play -- Rehydration and recovery after exercise -- Reproductive system, female -- Reproductive system, male -- Respiratory system -- Responders and nonresponders to exercise training -- Resting heart rate -- Resting metabolism -- Rhabdomyolysis -- Rock climbing -- Rotator cuff injury -- Rowing -- Rugby -- Running -- Senior fitness -- Senior fitness testing -- Shoulder stability -- Sitting -- Skateboarding -- Skeletal system -- Sling training -- Snowboarding -- Soccer -- Softball -- Sports Massage -- Sports nutrition -- Squash -- Stability training -- Stationary bicycle -- Step aerobics -- Stress Testing -- Stretching -- Sudden cardiac death related to exercise or sport -- Sunburn -- Swimming -- Table tennis -- Tae kwon do -- T'ai chi -- Target heart rate -- Tendinitis -- Tennis -- Thermal injuries -- Track and field -- Treadmill -- TRX -- Ultramarathons -- Upper body exercises -- Urinary system -- U.S. President's Council on Fitness, Sports, and Nutrition -- Vinyasa yoga -- Volleyball -- Waist circumference and waist-to-hip ratio -- Walking -- Warm-up and cool down -- Water exercise -- Water intoxication -- Weight loss -- Weightlifting -- Winter sports -- Women's fitness -- Workplace and fitness -- Wrestling -- Yoga -- Youth sports -- Zumba.
Summary: Covers a variety of topics on physiology and fitness, including sports, body systems, the body's reaction to physical fitness, exercise activities, diseases and conditions, treatments, fitness tests, and other health-related issues.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Nutrition and Athletic Performance 2016 Guidelines -- Achilles tendinosis -- Acupressure -- Adventure racing -- Aerobic training -- Age and exercise -- Aging athlete -- Altitude training -- Alzheimer's disease -- Amenorrhea -- Amino acid metabolism -- Anabolic steroids and anabolic steroid use -- Anaerobic exercise -- Ankle sprain -- Arm exercises -- Arthritis -- Asthma -- Athlete's foot -- Athletic heart syndrome -- Back exercises -- Balance training -- Ballet-barre -- Baseball -- Basketball -- Bellydancing -- Bicycling -- Bikram yoga -- Biochemistry of exercise -- Blisters -- Blood pressure and exercise -- Body composition tests -- Body mass index -- Bodybuilding -- Bone health -- Boot camp -- Boxing -- Bursitis -- Calcium status and exercise -- Calf exercises -- Calisthenics -- Calories -- Carbohydrate metabolism in exercise -- Carbohydrate replacement during exercise -- Carbohydrates -- Cardiac rehabilitation -- Cardiorespiratory fitness tests -- Cardiovascular disease -- Cardiovascular system -- Chest exercises -- Cholesterol -- Chronic disease prevention -- Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease -- Circuit training -- Cold therapy -- Concentric training -- Concurrent training -- Concussion -- Core training -- Cricket -- CrossFit -- Dance -- Dehydration -- Delayed onset muscle soreness -- Diabetes and exercise -- Diabetes mellitus -- Digestive system -- Disease prevention and exercise -- Dumbbells -- Eating disorders -- Eccentric training -- Electrocardiogram (EKG) -- Elliptical trainer -- Endocrine system -- Endurance training -- Energy drinks -- Energy expenditure -- Epinephrine -- Ergogenic aids -- Eurofit -- Evidence-based practice -- Exercise -- Exercise and brain health -- Exercise-induced anaphylaxis -- Exercise-induced oxidative stress and antioxidants -- Exercise intensity training methods -- Exercise and physical inactivity -- Exercise, nutrition, and health -- Exercise-related asthma -- Exercise training for comorbidities -- Exercising at home -- Exergaming -- Fat -- Fat burning -- Fatigue -- Female triad -- Fencing -- Field hockey -- Fitness apps -- Fitness for Individuals with Disabilities -- Fitness myths -- Flexibility tests -- Foot health -- Foam rollers -- Football -- Fracture -- Functional training -- Gastrointestinal function and exercise -- Golf -- Gymnastics -- Hamstring exercises -- Handball -- Hand-eye coordination -- Hatha yoga -- Healthy Lives, Healthy People -- Healthy People 2000 and 2010 -- Heart rate monitor -- Heat exhaustion -- Heat therapy -- Heatstroke -- High intensity interval training (HIIT) -- Hip and thigh exercises -- History of fitness -- Hula hooping -- Hydration -- Hypertension -- Hyperthermia therapy -- Hyponatremia -- Ice hockey -- Immune system -- Immunity and the effects of exercise and nutrition -- Indirect calorimetry -- Indoor cycling class -- Inline skating -- Integumentary system -- Interval training -- Iron status and exercise -- Ironman -- Ischemic preconditioning and exercise performance -- Isometric training -- Iyengar yoga -- Jumping rope -- Kettleball -- Kickboxing -- Kidney disease and exercise -- Kinesiology --

Lacrosse -- Lactate threshold training -- Leg exercises -- Low back pain -- Lower body exercises -- Lymphatic system -- Marathon and half marathon -- Martial arts -- Maximum oxygen uptake -- Medication and exercise interactions -- Men's fitness -- Mental health and exercise -- Metabolic acidosis and exercise -- Metabolic equivalent of tasks -- Metabolism and energy -- Military fitness tests -- Mindful eating -- Moderate vs. vigorous intensity training -- Muscle cramp -- Muscle hypertrophy -- Muscle pain -- Muscle strain -- Muscle toning -- Muscular strength and endurance tests -- Muscular system -- Nerve entrapment -- Nervous system, autonomic -- Nervous system, somatic -- Nutrient timing -- Nutrition supplements -- Obesity -- Ocean sports -- Olympics -- Orthotics -- Osteopenia -- Osteoporosis -- Overhydration -- Overtraining -- Overuse injury -- Paddleboarding -- Paraplegic and quadriplegic athletes -- Patellofemoral syndrome -- Pedometer -- Performance-enhancing drugs -- Periodization -- Peripheral arterial disease -- Personal training -- Physical Therapy -- Pilates -- Plantar fasciitis -- Post-exercise oxygen consumption (EPOC) -- Power yoga -- Prenatal exercise -- Preparticipation screening -- President's Challenge -- Protein -- Protein metabolism and exercise -- Qigong -- Quadricep exercises -- Racquetball -- Rating of perceived exertion (RPE) -- Recess and unstructured play -- Rehydration and recovery after exercise -- Reproductive system, female -- Reproductive system, male -- Respiratory system -- Responders and nonresponders to exercise training -- Resting heart rate -- Resting metabolism -- Rhabdomyolysis -- Rock climbing -- Rotator cuff injury -- Rowing -- Rugby -- Running -- Senior fitness -- Senior fitness testing -- Shoulder stability -- Sitting -- Skateboarding -- Skeletal system -- Sling training -- Snowboarding -- Soccer -- Softball -- Sports Massage -- Sports nutrition -- Squash -- Stability training -- Stationary bicycle -- Step aerobics -- Stress Testing -- Stretching -- Sudden cardiac death related to exercise or sport -- Sunburn -- Swimming -- Table tennis -- Tae kwon do -- T'ai chi -- Target heart rate -- Tendinitis -- Tennis -- Thermal injuries -- Track and field -- Treadmill -- TRX -- Ultramarathons -- Upper body exercises -- Urinary system -- U.S. President's Council on Fitness, Sports, and Nutrition -- Vinyasa yoga -- Volleyball -- Waist circumference and waist-to-hip ratio -- Walking -- Warm-up and cool down -- Water exercise -- Water intoxication -- Weight loss -- Weightlifting -- Winter sports -- Women's fitness -- Workplace and fitness -- Wrestling -- Yoga -- Youth sports -- Zumba.

Covers a variety of topics on physiology and fitness, including sports, body systems, the body's reaction to physical fitness, exercise activities, diseases and conditions, treatments, fitness tests, and other health-related issues.

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